Wild-catch seafood production is flat, while aquaculture keeps growing, says Rabobank in an industry note.
Some 17 companies have been selected from an original 56 applicants for the next round of the Aquaculture Innovation Challenge (AIC); the objective of the contest is the sustainable development of the shrimp sector in Indonesia.
Aqua Spark, the investment fund for sustainable aquaculture based in the Netherlands, is funding two more companies.
Moving forward as an independent, animal health focused company, Elanco Animal Health is set to develop product lines for poultry and aquaculture while keeping its attention on the ruminant and swine sectors, says VP.
Bangkok provided the launchpad earlier this month for a new application of Biominâs Fumzyme that will initially target aquaculture feed producers in Asia. The Asian region was chosen for the launch of Fumzyme Sol because of its high prevalence of fumonisins, said the supplier.
The findings of a new study suggest that a novel production process can efficiently concentrate proteins from complex bone-rich fish by-products and produce a pure protein ingredient for aquaculture diets.